Basketball

Rockets advance to 2nd round with eyes on bigger…

Rockets advance to 2nd round with eyes on bigger goals

Jose Calderon expects Game 6 in Indy to be a fight

Calderon knows closing out the series in Indy won't be easy.

Westbrook scores 45; Thunder beat Jazz to avoid…

Westbrook scores 45; Thunder beat Utah to avoid elimination

Pacers believe LeBron goaltended on block in…

Pacers upset about blown goaltending call in final seconds of Game 5

Mike Budenholzer out as coach of Atlanta Hawks

The Atlanta Hawks and coach Mike Budenholzer mutually agree to part ways after Budenholzer looks for job elsewhere

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DeRozan scores 32 points, Raptors beat Wizards in…

DeMar DeRozan scored 32 points, Kyle Lowry had 17 points and 10 assists and the Toronto Raptors beat the Washington Wizards 108-98 in Game 5 of the first-round series

JR Smith on the halftime challenge Tyronn Lue…

The pep talk had a big impact on JR's second-half defense against Oladipo.

Giannis, Bucks try to fend off elimination…

Antetokounmpo says he must do more in Game 6, with Milwaukee facing elimination against Boston

Warriors advance looking to build off strong…

The defending champions are back _ and Stephen Curry could return to Warriors soon

Raptors honor victims of van attack before Game 5

Raptors honor victims of Monday's deadly van attack before Game 5 of first-round playoff series against Washington, teams and NBA pledge donation to fund

On Basketball: And now, Wade decides if this was the end

Retirement is a very real option for Miami star Dwyane Wade, and he isn't sure what his future holds

Area youth coaches on the Commission on College Basketball

Kyle Korver stresses that entire Cavs team has to…

Korver chats with Allie Clifton after the Cavs' Game-5 win.

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Embiid, Simmons led 76ers from Process to…

The Philadelphia 76ers have advanced to the second round of the Eastern Conference playoffs for the first time since 2012

Horford, Smart lift Celtics over Bucks 92-87 for…

Al Horford had 22 points and 14 rebounds, Marcus Smart made an impact in his first game since mid-March and the Boston Celtics beat the Milwaukee Bucks 92-87 for a 3-2 lead in their first-round playoff series

Ricky Rubio's play points to winning ways in NBA postseason

Ricky Rubio's play the Jazz points to winning ways in NBA postseason

Thunder G Westbrook gets fine, tech for…

Russell Westbrook has been fined $10,000 and assessed a postgame technical foul for initiating a confrontation with Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert on Monday

Local basketball fans caught up in Pelicans fever

Watching LeBron's shot, Larry Nance Jr. had a…

Nance was watching from the crowd in '09 when LeBron hit a buzzer-beater to beat the Magic in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals.

Harden, Rockets soar past Wolves 119-100 with…

Harden, Rockets soar past Wolves 119-100 with 50-point 3rd quarter to take 3-1 series lead

Bucks' Giannis says inability to score lunch not…

After fan's post goes viral, Bucks' Giannis says inability to score lunch at Mexican restaurant not a big deal

High 5: LeBron, Cavaliers set for critical game with Pacers

LeBron, Cavs back home to face Pacers in critical Game 5

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Bucks' Maker, other reserves step into NBA playoff spotlight

Bucks' Maker, other reserves step into NBA playoff spotlight

Kevin Love on LeBron's heroics: 'That's why he's…

Kevin Love describes LeBron's Game-5 block & buzzer-beater.